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DADult Life | January 16, 2019

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When contractions start during a wedding

June 7, 2017 |

Sunday 28th May was a big day for Jenna’s best friend Sarah, who married her partner Phil to become Mrs Gordon. It was also the day Jenna’s contractions started.Read More

The babymoon: Checking into Champneys

May 28, 2017 |

We promised ourselves we’d have a final retreat ahead of Bump’s arrival, a trend known as the babymoon, and Champneys was the destination of choice.Read More

Birthing bangers: Making the maternity mixtape

May 19, 2017 |

With the due date rapidly approaching, one of Jenna’s birth preferences while she’s in labour is music, and I’ve been appointed boss of the birthing bangers.Read More

Preparing for the birth: The hospital tour and Braxton Hicks contractions

May 17, 2017 |

Well, that escalated quickly. Week 36 has already been and gone. We’ve toured the hospital’s labour facilities and the Toni Braxtons are getting stronger.Read More

Parent blog power: I was spotted out in the wild

May 4, 2017 |

Little over three months have passed since the DADult Life website officially went live. On a rare night out, I was spotted by a fellow parent blogger.Read More

The baby shower – perfect time to run a B.A.T.H and have a dadchelor party

May 1, 2017 |

With little over five weeks to go until due date, Saturday 29th April was the day of Jenna’s baby shower. What about the dad-to-be? My idea was simple ­– I’d have a baby B.A.T.H.Read More

What sort of cab driver turns away a pregnant woman?

April 17, 2017 |

Seemingly, the only “Closed Door Policy” in Brighton right now is one where the drivers refuse to let pregnant women enter the vehicles, never mind ensuring they “safely enter their homes”.Read More

The Baby and Toddler Show conspiracy: Expectant dads needn’t tell partners everything

April 11, 2017 |

Ahead of the Baby and Toddler Show, a fellow expectant dad and I created a plot – turns out we don’t need to run everything past our other halves.Read More

Who knew Mother’s Day could be so much fun as an expectant dad?

March 30, 2017 |

Without children, Mother’s Day is generally all about the old Doris. Things have changed a bit this year, however.Read More

Thoughts experienced when in crowds with your pregnant partner and bump

March 19, 2017 |

Throughout the pregnancy, I like to think I’ve been the voice of reason. Until we’re in crowds together.Read More